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American Masters

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me (Season 33, Episode 2)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 115 min | Documentary, Biography

Sammy Davis, Jr. had the kind of career that was indisputably legendary, so vast and multi-faceted that it was dizzying in its scope and scale. And yet, his life was complex, complicated and contradictory. Davis strove to achieve the ...See moreSammy Davis, Jr. had the kind of career that was indisputably legendary, so vast and multi-faceted that it was dizzying in its scope and scale. And yet, his life was complex, complicated and contradictory. Davis strove to achieve the American Dream in a time of racial prejudice and shifting political territory. See less
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8.4 / 10 | 29 votes